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6th of December 1653. [CENTRE HEADING]


John Chamberlayne of Southampton, Apprentice
to Captayne Price the producent, aged 17 yeares
a wittnes produced, and sworne, and being examined
deposeth as followeth./

To the first artiicle of the Libell

he came to the arlate John Price as a servant
and Apprentice, and that he the said Price was the
Owner of an eight part of the shipp the West India
Merchant Libellate of his this deponents knowledge And further
cannot depose.


To the fifth article he deposeth and saith that the shipp arlate was of the
burthen of (about) 130 Tonns, and that a lesse Number of men
than what were in her and are particularisezed in the schedule arlate
could not conveniently have sayled and managed her the said voyage
And further he cannot depose.

To the sixth article and to the said schedule (being the first schedule
therein mentioned he deposeth that he having perused the rate of the
wages of the mariners putt downe in the said schedule, that they
were all the time Libellate the usuall and customary wages paid
to Mariners for the voyage arlate, And that at the present they
are much encreasd. And otherwise he deposeth not.